Legal Affairs Training Sessions

The Office of Legal Affairs is now offering monthly open training sessions to UNC Charlotte staff and faculty on a variety of legal topics.  Please RSVP to Melanie White if you plan to attend (an RSVP is helpful but not required). 

Upcoming sessions:

  • Recognizing and Responding to Civil Rights Concerns 
    • Thursday, April 6, from 9-10:15 am
    • CHHS 161
    • Presented by Sam Sears, Senior Associate General Counsel
  • Social Media and the Limits of Free Speech 
    • mid-May (date and time TBA)
    • Presented by Catherine Mitchell, Assistant General Counsel
  • FERPA Refresher 
    • mid-June (date and time TBA)
    • Presented by Jesh Humphrey, General Counsel, and the Office of the Registrar

If you have feedback about these sessions or ideas for future session topics, please send us a message!


And don't forget to check out additional sessions offered by our office through the Human Resources Professional Development catalog (please register through the Human Resources webpage if you’re interested in one of the following sessions):

  • Fair Labor Standards Act for Employees
    • Tuesday, March 21 from 1-4:30 pm  
    • Colvard North 5092
    • Co-presented by Jeff Jensen, Senior Associate General Counsel
  • Fair Labor Standards Act for Supervisors and Managers
    • Wednesday, March 29 from 1-4 pm  
    • Colvard North 5092
    • Co-presented by Jeff Jensen, Senior Associate General Counsel
  • Ethics in the Workplace
    • Tuesday, April 18 from 9-11 am   
    • Colvard North 5092
    • Presented by Susan Burgess, Director of University Compliance
  • Religion in the Workplace
    • Thursday, May 11 from 2-4 pm
    • Colvard North 5092
    • Presented by Jesh Humphrey, Vice Chancellor and General Counsel
  • Ethics in the Workplace
    • Wednesday, October 11 from 2-4 pm   
    • Colvard North 5092
    • Presented by Susan Burgess, Director of University Compliance
  • Fair Labor Standards Act for Employees
    • Tuesday, October 17 from 8:30 am- 12 pm   
    • Colvard North 5092
    • Co-presented by Jeff Jensen, Senior Associate General Counsel
  • Fair Labor Standards Act for Supervisors and Managers
    • Tuesday, October 24 from 9-12 am  
    • Colvard North 5092
    • Co-presented by Jeff Jensen, Senior Associate General Counsel